Jan 11 – Feb 23 all-day Marin Museum of Contemporary Art
“Beneath The Surface,” is an exhibit of work that delves deep into the inner world of the artist. Layer upon layer, artists explore their medium and subject matter, where the end result belies the twists and turns of their creative journey. The artists seek to uncover, and reveal, that there is more to this world than meets the eye. Visitors...
Jan 23 @ 11:00 am Charles M. Schulz Museum
With their friendly and familiar faces, the Peanuts Gang leapt off the comics page and into our lives in the early 1960s, due in large part to longtime editor at Hallmark Greeting Cards, Arnold Shapiro, an early Peanuts fan who fostered the iconic partnership between the two global brands. Since their introduction in 1960, over one billion Hallmark Peanuts greeting...
Jan 24 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 26 @ 2:00 am The Regency Ballroom
The Edwardian Ball is an elegant and whimsical celebration of fine art, music, circus, theatre, fashion, literature, ballroom dancing, DJs, oddities, and the beloved tales of Edward Gorey, eccentric patron saint of the soiree. Set in a romantically reimagined Edwardian-era, the Edwardian Ball proudly celebrates its 20th Anniversary in a thriving, two-night blend of subculture and participant created revelry, described by...
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Join a Ranger or docent on a guided tour of the Bay Model, a 1.5-acre hydraulic model of the San Francisco Bay and Delta. Discover the stories of the two major operations that took place at this location between 1942 –2000.
Jan 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Northern California is made up of whole areas that resemble large funnels. The rainy season can turn a babbling brook into a natural force that is both exciting and dangerous. Can the tides impact the natural flow of fresh water? Join Ranger Linda and learn more about our incredible geologic formations, changes in weather patterns, and unpredictable land and river...
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Museum of Craft and Design
Join the Museum of Craft and Design and Lukas Feireiss for a Speaker Series event in conjunction with “Survival Architecture and the Art of Resilience.” Presenting at the 2020 Venice Architecture Biennale, Lukas will discuss his project SHELTER .2020 and curatorial experiments between art, architecture and design. Lukas Feireiss (Berlin, Germany) is an international curator, artist, writer and founding director...
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Marine algae are the supreme eco-engineers of life: they oxygenate the oceans, create habitat for countless other organisms, and form the base of a food chain that keeps our planet unique in the universe as we know it. In this beautiful volume, Josie Iselin explores both the artistic and the biological presence of sixteen seaweeds and kelps that live in...
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Museum of Craft and Design
Join the Museum of Craft and Design for the first MakeArt Family Day of 2020 to experience a variety of exhibition related activities for visitors of all ages to enjoy! View “Survival Architecture and the Art of Resilience” and explore concepts of environmental and structural design, including mini bio domes, pop-up valentines and rapid prototyping for beginners. Join author Kaitlin...
Feb 2 – Mar 1 all-day Seager Gray Gallery
On February 2, 2020, longtime Point Reyes resident and artist, Charles Eckart will celebrate his 85th birthday with a reception for his one-man exhibition at Seager Gray Gallery in Mill Valley running from February 1 to March 1. The title of the show, “For the Love of Paint,” reflects Eckart’s celebration of the expressive powers of pure pigment. Growing up...
Feb 4 @ 9:00 am – Mar 28 @ 4:00 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Nicholas Coley was born in Connecticut in 1971 and raised in Muir Beach, California. He hitch hiked around the states for a couple years after high school trying to find Don Juan and Carlos Castenada. He was sure he had a destiny to become a medicine man or a brujo, but after getting hepatitis in a hostel in Santa Fe,...
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Museum of Craft and Design
Admission is free to the Museum of Craft and Design on the first Tuesday of every month! Explore their exhibitions and enjoy drop-in art activities for all ages in their MakeArt Lab. Build your valentines with MCD using non-traditional building materials! Inspired by “Survival Architecture and the Art of Resilience”, construct a heartfelt assemblage for someone you know. Free admission...
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Museum of Craft and Design
Designer Shujan Bertrand started culinary design company Àplat with zero waste as a core design principle that is maintained to this day. Join the Museum of Craft and Design to learn more about the creative process behind this thoughtful, local company, and to try your hand at creating your own accessories from off-cut industrial production! Àplat products embrace a more...
Feb 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Join a Ranger or docent on a guided tour of the Bay Model, a 1.5-acre hydraulic model of the San Francisco Bay and Delta. Discover the stories of the two major operations that took place at this location between 1942 –2000.
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Charles M. Schulz Museum
Enjoy free Museum admission all day. From 1:00–3:00 pm, learn to draw cartoon animals with Jeff Schinkel as he shares his new books (created with Vicki Whiting), A Kids Guide to Drawing Cartoon Animals and Mind-Boggling Animal Puzzles.
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Museum of Craft and Design
On the third Thursday of each month, stay out late with the Museum of Craft and Design to collaborate with artists and makers, explore unique themes and rethink materials through creative design projects. This February, interact with hands-on projects, community discussions and film that support current MCD exhibition “Linda Gass: and then this happened….” From climate change to community and...
Feb 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
In commemoration of Engineer Week, this program is dedicated to the USACE San Francisco District’s construction of the Bay Model. This former one-of-kind scientific, hydrodynamic, engineering testing facility has accurately produced water related predictions for almost a half century. The first 30 years it was all hand operated. How did they do it? How was the information used? Although retired...
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Northern elephant seals, once a highly endangered species along our coast, are now found in many rookeries from Northern California to Baja California, Mexico. The colony at Point Reyes National Seashore has slowly grown since they recolonized this area in the 1980s. Students from Dominican University of California will present the natural history of these amazing marine mammals along with...
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Bay Model Visitor Center
Join a Ranger or docent on a guided tour of the Bay Model, a 1.5-acre hydraulic model of the San Francisco Bay and Delta. Discover the stories of the two major operations that took place at this location between 1942 –2000.